Books Covered Ltd

The book cover design agency for independent authors, literary agents and publishers.

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BC19011885

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  • The following Terms of Service ("TOS") is a legal agreement between you or the employer or other entity on whose behalf you are entering into this agreement ("you" or "Customer") and Books Covered and sets forth the rights and obligations with respect to any Content licensed by you.

     

    By entering into this TOS, you verify that your country of residence is the same as your billing address.

     

    Please revisit this TOS when you purchase any Content licenses. Books Covered reserves the right to modify the TOS at any time in its sole discretion. Prior to such changes becoming effective, Books Covered will use reasonable efforts to notify you of any such change. Such notice may be made by email to the email address on file. Modifications to this TOS will only apply to prospective purchases. By licensing Content following any such modifications, you agree to be bound the TOS as modified.

     

    THIS IS A SINGLE SEAT LICENSE AUTHORISING ONE NATURAL PERSON TO LICENSE, DOWNLOAD AND USE CONTENT. NO OTHER PERSONS (INCLUDING EMPLOYEES, CO-WORKERS OR INDEPENDENT CONTRACTORS) MAY USE CONTENT LICENSED/BOUGHT BY YOU.

     

    • "Content" means all content available for license from the Books Covered website, including Images, Footage, Editorial, and Music (as defined herein.)
    • "Footage" means any moving images, animations, films, videos or other audio/visual representations, video elements, visual effects elements, templates, graphics packs, and motion design projects excluding still images, recorded in any format.
    • "Image(s)" means still photographs, vectors, drawings, graphics, and the like.
    • "Music" means any musical compositions, master recordings, and any other recordings containing sounds or a series of sounds, in all formats, now known and hereinafter developed.
    • "Editorial" means still photographs and footage appearing under the Editorial tab/section.
    • "Visual Content" shall refer collectively to Editorial, Images, and Footage.
       

    PART I – VISUAL CONTENT LICENSES

    1. Books Covered hereby grants you a non-exclusive, non-transferable right to use, modify (except as expressly prohibited herein) and reproduce Visual Content worldwide, in perpetuity, as expressly permitted by the applicable license and subject to the limitations set forth herein:

      IMAGE LICENSES
      • A STANDARD IMAGE LICENSE grants you the right to use Images:
      1. As a digital reproduction, including on websites, in online advertising, in social media, in mobile advertising, mobile "apps", software, e-cards, e-publications (e-books, e-magazines, blogs, etc.), email marketing and in online media (including on video-sharing services such as YouTube, Dailymotion, Vimeo, etc., subject to the budget limitations set forth in sub-section I.a.i.4 below);
      2. Printed in physical form as part of product packaging and labeling, letterhead and business cards, point of sale advertising, CD and DVD cover art, or in the advertising and copy of tangible media, including magazines, newspapers, and books provided no Image is reproduced more than 500,000 times in the aggregate;

      3. As part of an "Out-of-Home" advertising campaign, including on billboards, street furniture, etc., provided the intended audience for such campaign is less than 500,000 gross impressions. 

      4. Incorporated into film, video, television series, advertisement, or other audio-visual productions for distribution in any medium now known or hereafter devised, without regard to audience size, provided the budget for any such production does not exceed USD $10,000;

      5. For your own personal, non-commercial use (not for resale, download, distribution, or any commercial use of any kind)
         

    2. RESTRICTIONS ON USE OF VISUAL CONTENT
      YOU MAY NOT:
      • Use Visual Content other than as expressly provided by the license you purchased with respect to such Visual Content.
      • Portray any person depicted in Visual Content (a "Model") in a way that a reasonable person would find offensive, including but not limited to depicting a Model: a) in connection with pornography, "adult videos", adult entertainment venues, escort services, dating services, or the like; b) in connection with the advertisement or promotion of tobacco products; c) in a political context, such as the promotion, advertisement or endorsement of any party, candidate, or elected official, or in connection with any political policy or viewpoint; d) as suffering from, or medicating for, a physical or mental ailment; or e) engaging in immoral or criminal activities.
      • Use any Visual Content in a pornographic, defamatory, or deceptive context, or in a manner that could be considered libelous, obscene, or illegal.
      • Modify Visual Content designated "Editorial Use Only" in a manner that changes the context of what is depicted.
      • Use Visual Content designated "Editorial Use Only" (including, but not limited to, Editorial content) for commercial purposes, including for reference, in any advertising, merchandise or other non-editorial contexts.
      • Resell, redistribute, provide access to, share or transfer any Visual Content except as specifically provided herein. For example and not by way of limitation, the foregoing prohibits displaying Content as, or as part of, a "gallery" of content through which third parties may search and select from such content.
      • Use Visual Content in a manner that infringes upon any third party's trademark or other intellectual property, or would give rise to a claim of deceptive advertising or unfair competition.
      • Use any Visual Content (in whole or in part) as a trademark, service mark, logo, or other indication of origin, or as part thereof.
      • Falsely represent, expressly or by way of reasonable implication, that any Visual Content was created by you or a person other than the copyright holder(s) of that Visual Content.
         
    3. CREDIT AND COPYRIGHT NOTICES
      • The use of Images and Footage in connection with news reporting, commentary, publishing, or any other "editorial" context, shall be accompanied by an adjacent credit to the Books Covered contributor and to Books Covered in substantially the following form:
        "Image / Photograph © Books Covered Ltd"
      • Editorial credits shall take the following form:
        "Image / Photograph © Books Covered Ltd"
      • If and where commercially reasonable, the use of Images in Merchandise or an audio-visual production shall be accompanied by a credit to Books Covered in substantially the following form:
        "Image(s), used under license from Books Covered Ltd"
      • Credit attributions are not required in connection with any other use of Footage or Images unless another stock content provided is afforded credit in connection with the same use. For clarity, attribution is always required for Editorial content.
      • In all cases the credit and attribution shall be of such size, color and prominence so as to be clearly and easily readable by the unaided eye.
         

    PART III - WARRANTIES AND REPRESENTATIONS

    1. Books Covered warrants and represents that:
      • Books Covered's contributors have granted Books Covered all necessary rights in and to the Content to grant the rights set forth in Part I or Part II as applicable.
      • Images in its original unaltered form and used in full compliance with this TOS and applicable law, will not: i) infringe any copyright, trademark or other intellectual property right; ii) violate any third parties' rights of privacy or publicity; iii) violate any US law, statute, ordinance, or regulation; or iv) be defamatory, libelous, pornographic or obscene.
      • Editorial content in the original unaltered form and used in full compliance with this TOS and applicable law, will not infringe a third party’s copyright, it being understood that the foregoing warranty does not apply to elements depicted in the Editorial content.
    2. While Books Covered makes commercially reasonable efforts to ensure the accuracy of keywords and descriptions, as well as the integrity of Visual Content designated "Editorial Use Only", Books Covered MAKES NO WARRANTIES AND/OR REPRESENTATIONS REGARDING ANY: I) KEYWORD, TITLES OR DESCRIPTIONS; OR II) AUDIO IN FOOTAGE. For the sake of clarity, Books Covered will not indemnify or have any liability in respect of any claims arising from inaccurate keyword, titles or descriptions, any audio in Footage.
    3. Books Covered MAKES NO REPRESENTATIONS OR WARRANTIES WHATSOEVER OTHER THAN THOSE EXPRESSLY MADE IN THIS "WARRANTIES AND REPRESENTATIONS" SECTION.
  • Due to the nature of our product, once you have purchased a photograph or illustration, refunds will not be authorised. Should our images (or any part or crop of our images) be used online when payment for that design has not been received, this may give rise to a claim for damages and/or be a criminal offence.